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Africa's peace bishop like his countryman albert lutuli, the anglican bishop desmond tutu was honored with the peace prize for his opposition to south africa's. Desmond tutu is archbishop emeritus of cape town and a nobel peace laureate throughout my life, i have been fortunate to have spent my time working for dignity for. Archbishop desmond tutu was resting at his home in south africa on wednesday after being discharged from a hospital, according to his family. Archbishop desmond tutu (born 7 october 1932) is a south african social rights activist he won the nobel peace prize in 1983 for his work fighting apartheid in south.
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